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Tauranga Tasting Tours

14 Ridgemount Terrace | Welcome Bay, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
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14 Ridgemount Terrace | Welcome Bay, Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

Paul was a great tour guide, very informative, caring & friendly. He always tried to get us in the best spots to see the sights of Rotorua & surrounding region. He was also very patient with those who could only walk slowly. I definitely would...More

Thank Sue B
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2014

We're pleased that you had a good experience on the Rotorua tour. Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your comments, as one of the ways we can improve our tours is by getting feedback such as you have given.

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Reviewed 27 February 2014

Thanks Paul and Lyn for your fantastic and personalised service. You made our hens party so much easier to organise, and you made sure we were all having a great time. Paul the girls loved you! Couldn't recommend you guys more highly - it's awesome...More

Thank Sezzile
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2014

We're so glad the Hens' Party went well & that you all enjoyed yourselves! Thanks for being a great group & for taking the time to write the fantastic review! We appreciate it.

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Reviewed 20 February 2014

Paul operates Tauranga Tasting Tours but he offers personalised tours as well. For the past 3 years when we have passed through Tauranga Paul has taken us on a day trip to different exciting destinations - Rotorua - Te Puia Maori Cultural Centre with boiling...More

Thank Medbeach
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tgatastingtours, Manager at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2014

It's always nice when you look forward to meeting clients that you have met up with several times. We really look forward to planning your tours with you before your arrival, then meeting up again, catching up on your news, enjoying your company & spending...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2014

Had a fantastic time with Paul taking us on a tasting trail of wine, beer and then cocktails for my Hens Afternoon and Evening! Would highly recommend and use again! Very friendly service, going above and beyond, to accommodate and help out. Thank you so...More

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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2014

Thanks for your review. We're glad you had a great time & wish the future bride & groom many happy years together!

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Reviewed 7 January 2014

Thank you to Paul, Lynn and Dave for your friendly smiles and amazing service for our group. We were so happy to be able to travel together. It made my job as group leader very easy. I am sure that all of my Japanese friends...More

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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2014

We enjoyed your friendly, smiling, happy group, were delighted to be part of their NZ experience & hope we see many of them again. We wish you & Tetsuro a very happy married life together. Thank you for booking with us, and taking the time...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2014

We arranged for a wine and beer tasting tour while visiting on a cruise ship. Our hosts, Paul and Hilary were just lovely and gave a really personal touch to the day. The lunch at Mills Reef Winery was divine, as was the dessert and...More

Thank 280SueA
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2014

We're so glad you enjoyed your day, despite some unexpected hiccups, and hope the rest of your cruise went really well! Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

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Reviewed 7 December 2013

We did this tour on the 27th of November 2013. We were on the Voyager of Seas, Royal Caribbean for 14 nights from Sydney, around New Zealand and then back to Sydney. We left Sydney on the 23rd of November. Our second stop on cruise...More

Thank SimonKnechtli
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2013

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a comprehensive review. We're so glad that the tour was a good experience. Paul said it was a pleasure to be with you. He thoroughly enjoyed the company of such a pleasant & interested family...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2013

The Tauranga tasting tour was a great way to spend the day in Tauranga New Zealand The driver was pleasant and good company .He took us to some nice wineries and we tried lots of different wines .We also went to a beer brewery and...More

1  Thank Kerry R
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2013

We're glad you enjoyed our Local Tasting Tour for your special day. We try to cover a variety of venues & liquor types during the tour. We really appreciate your taking the time to write a review.

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Reviewed 8 April 2013

We went on an organised Wine and Food tasting trip to West Auckland from Tauranga, that Paul and Lyn had organised for our Beefsteak and Burgundy Club. We had a fantastic weekend, full of exactly the type of wine and food experiences that we were...More

Thank 325Hereford
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2013

It's always great to spend time with those who enjoy tasting, learning & talking about about good wine. Thanks for being convivial company & taking the time to write a review. We hope you enjoyed your purchases!

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Reviewed 26 March 2013

Paul organised our programme for the weekend visiting Vineyards and Saturday evening dinner. Sunday included smelling the different fruits etc good and bad (mould) included. Most of us failed the test. An excellent place to visit if at the Viaduct Basin, Auckland. The most popular...More

Thank Richard J
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tgatastingtours, Owner at Tauranga Tasting Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2013

Thanks very much for taking the time to write about the trip to Kumeu. We enjoyed Kumeu River Wines too, & their real passion for what they were doing, but were pleased that all the presentations & tastings were a bit different from eachother. We...More

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julzau
30 March 2017|
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Response from tgatastingtours | Property representative |
The pick-up/drop-off location is the Port of Tauranga, where we meet you at the port gate. We hold your name up on a placard.
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Mark A
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Response from tgatastingtours | Property representative |
Hi Mark. If the client is able to be helped into the vehicle, we have a luggage compartment that will store a wheelchair. The venues we visit are wheel-chair accessible. Some venues we visit e.g. Te Puia, supply... More
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